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Knife (Kard)

Date:
18th–19th century
Culture:
Persian, Qajar
Medium:
Steel, gold, enamel, agate
Dimensions:
L. 11 11/16 in. (29.7 cm); L. of blade 8 in. (20.3 cm); W. 1 in. (2.5 cm); Wt. 8.3 oz. (235.3 g)
Classification:
Knives
Credit Line:
Bequest of George C. Stone, 1935
Accession Number:
36.25.726
Not on view
George Cameron Stone, New York (by 1934–d. November 18, 1935; his bequest to MMA).
The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Daniel S. Walker, Arturo Ponce Guadián, Sussan Babaie, Stefano Carboni, Aimee Froom, Marie Lukens Swietochowski, Tomoko Masuya, Annie Christine Daskalakis-Matthews, Abdallah Kahil, and Rochelle Kessler. "Colegio de San Ildefonso, Septiembre de 1994-Enero de 1995." In Arte Islámico del Museo Metropolitano de Arte de Nueva York. Mexico City: Consejo Nacional para la Cultura y las Artes, 1994.



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